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Circa 1900, carved wood and gesso frame with paint and gilt surfaces in the form of flowing lilies with a shaped beveled mirror.
51 x 30 in.The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC.
Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.
Original finish with expected mellow toning; lower corners with small breaks and repairs to leaf tips.